Common core can go to hell, overhaul it all!

This post came to me last night as I was talking to a family friend, and her daughter is going to be enrolled into kindergarten next year. We talked about the options she had between charter schools, homeschooled, the lottery system, or just enrolling into the nearest school. One of the things I miss about…

The New Fight Begins, are you with me?

As I have been grapping with my sinuses acting crazy, and knees being mean to the moving my furniture around, I’ve also been paying attention to my school district changes. Now, I rarely talk politics on my blog, or religion, but education isn’t off limits. With that said, politics intertwine itself into this discussion in…

Our Black History and how we celebrate it.

We gear up around here for the three day weekend. It has different meaning to us in this household. Martin Luther King Day. To celebrate his birthday, which was earlier this week, and his contributions to the civil rights movement. In the past, it was stressed in a sense, and maybe it was because I…

Day 13 of Holly Days!

Are we really half way through the Holly Days?! Shut ya face!!!! Yes, Christmas is only¬†3 days away, and New Years is 10 days away. We will be saying goodbye to 2014, and hello 2015.¬† Its been an interesting year, not all bad, just interesting. I honestly love interesting, because it gives you time to…